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Blochmann, Henry Ferdinand [formerly Heinrich Ferdinand]locked

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Blochmann, Henry Ferdinand [formerly Heinrich Ferdinand] (1838–1878), orientalist, was born in Dresden, Germany, on 7 or 8 January 1838, the son of Ernest Ehrenfried Blochmann, printer, and nephew of Karl Justus Blochmann, a distinguished pupil of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi. He was educated at the ...

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